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Rafiki

A Feature film by Wanuri Kahiu

Produced by MPM Film - Movie Partners in Motion Film

Production year : 2018

    Synopsis

    “Good Kenyan girls become good Kenyan wives,” but Kena and Ziki long for something more. Despite the political rivalry between their families, the girls resist and remain close friends, supporting each other to pursue their dreams in a conservative society. When love blossoms between them, the two girls will be forced to choose between happiness and safety.

    Actresses (2)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Full credits (2)

    Screenwriters :

    Wanuri Kahiu, Jenna Bass

    Foreign Producer :

    Steven Markovitz

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Production language :

    English, Swahili

    Coproducer countries :

    South Africa, Kenya, France, The Netherlands, Germany, Norway

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    2018

    French release :

    Runtime :

    1 h 22 min

    Current status :

    Upcoming release

    Approval :

    Color type :

    Color

    Director

    Festival Selections

    Cannes International Film Festival - 2018

    Cannes International Film Festival (France, 2018)

    Selection

    Un Certain Regard

    Presskit

    Website